shoestring (430) - larkhall, SCOTLAND - DEC 1, 2017
Darker than some Czech pils. Nice head in chilled glass. Mown hay short finish. Cleansing. Not overflavoured but makes it chuggable. 99p home bargains . Bargain indeed. Nevalainen (846) - FINLAND - DEC 1, 2017
Clear golden color with quickly disappearing white head. Aroma is malt, bread. Taste is light bitter ok mouthfeel, buttery notes. Ok pilsener, but nothing special. ration (2272) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 27, 2017
UPDATED: OCT 27, 2017 271017. Can at work. Pours as you expect. Tastes like one too. Utter shiat. AVLarsen (206) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2017
UPDATED: OCT 21, 2017 Bottle. Compared with Urquell this is not the best. But it is ok and in the tradition of pilsners of Checkia. Hadoque (4) - Arkansas, USA - OCT 18, 2017 does not count
A very pleasant Czech pils. I live in the US and there are hardly any Czech picks here so this was very pleasant to find.
hgray14 (11) - Petaluma, California, USA - OCT 16, 2017
It has a great mouthfeel and taste like a like should. Sad to see the low ratings for this beer. Maybe people do not understand this type that it is very subtle and should not be compared with whisky barrel, hop all over the place beer styles.
What a pleasant surprise! With such a generic name, I assumed this was going to suck, just like the Portuguese's Super Bock, which is kind of their national brand. (Stick to port you Portuguese, because clearly beer isn't your thing.) superspak (6087) - Waterford, Michigan, USA - OCT 2, 2017
This has quickly become one of my new favorite beers. I don't know why I have been wasting calories on German pilsners when Praga has more mouthfeel and flavor, but then again, I just read that the Germans were simply trying to replicate what the Czechs made first, so I guess it make sense that this one is so good.
Honestly, we were only trying this one because my wife is studying for the BJCP and hadn't come across many Czech beers. But I am now hooked, so glad I came across it and can't wait for my next one.
500 ml bottle into lager glass, no bottle dating. Pours crystal clear medium golden yellow color with a 1 finger dense white head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings down the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation retaining the cap. Aromas of cracker, white bread, light skunk/pepper, and herbal/grassy earthiness. Okay aromas with balanced pale malt and light-moderate earthy hop notes; with very poor strength. Not overwhelming on skunky notes, but not much going on otherwise. Flavors of cracker, white bread, lightly toasted biscuit, light pepper, and herbal/grassy earthiness. Light herbal, grassy, spicy bitterness on the finish. Lingering notes of cracker, white bread, lightly toasted biscuit, light pepper, and herbal/grassy earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Nice robustness and balance of pale malt and light-moderate earthy hop flavors; with a great malt/bitterness balance, and zero astringent hop flavors after the finish. Lightly increasing dryness from bitterness. Perfectly clean on lager flavors, with zero yeast notes present. Medium carbonation and light-moderately body; with a very smooth, moderately crisp/clean, bready/grainy, and lightly sticky balanced mouthfeel that is great. Zero warming alcohol as expected of 4.7%. Overall this is a good Czech pilsner style. Good robustness and balance of pale malt and light-moderate earthy hop flavors; very smooth, crisp, clean, and refreshing to drink with the mildly bitter/drying finish. Other than the very muted aromas, this was very well made for the style. Clean pils malts and balancing Saaz hops, not overly bitter or drying. Very flavorful for the low ABV. A nicely enjoyable offering. This definitely felt pretty fresh, despite the lack of bottle dating. bilcho1 (126) - Ruse, BULGARIA - SEP 26, 2017
500ml can from the shop, drunk at home. Pours clear with a short-lasting frothy head and a lot of beading, no lacing. Intense golden amber, almost orange. Hay, grass and bread on the nose. Creamy mouth-feel but the bitterness obliterates any sense of flavour. Overall, a refreshing drop but no match for the better lager-pilsners out there. tommann (3974) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2017
500ml bottle. Pours dark gold with a large head. Aroma is grassy and minerally, touch of cardboard. Taste is very grassy throughout. Touch of minerals. biilz (233) - SPAIN - SEP 11, 2017
На вкус не самый лучший пилзнер. Без особой горячи. Но когда появилось послевкусие я немедленно вылил остатки этого шедевра в раковину. Не советую.